Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery Manawatu/Whanganui

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 8:37 AM 23 September 2021
Closes 26 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPsd

We are seeking an inspirational and passionate leader to embark on a wonderful new journey with us to contribute excellence in achieving high quality education and care for our tamariki at Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery, Levin. 

We are a new beautiful purpose-built farm based ECE centre catering for tamariki 0-5 years, featuring four age specific classrooms, quality educational resources and fantastic playgrounds! We have a variety of animals and alongside these regular animal interactions, we offer horse riding and train rides!

As our successful head teacher, you will have;

  • professional knowledge and experience as a registered kaiako in the ECE setting 
  • a passion and desire to mentor, coach and inspire a team
  • a desire to provide learning opportunities that extend beyond the centre, out into the wider community     
  • an ability to work collaboratively with a team 
  • have a knowledge of and commitment to learn about te Tiriti o Waitangi and bicultural practice 
  • have outstanding communication skills 
  • passionate about teaching and developing a high quality programme
  • be committed to building strong relationships with whanau and tamariki
  • supporting a curriculum that ensures regular interactions with our animals
  • great time management skills to meet administrative expectations and  compliance requirements.

You will be supported by a dedicated and experienced leadership team to help you develop your management skills through offering on-going advice and support alongside professional development opportunities.                            

If you are an innovative kaiako who is looking for a fresh challenge and an opportunity for professional growth, come and join our team!

We would like the successful applicant to commence as soon as possible. We offer a competitive remuneration package which includes a bonus structure.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Shelley Shelford, Centre Manager
centremanager@farmhouse.nz
(06) 367 2471

Vacancy reference #:1HAPsd

Listed 8:37 AM 23 September 2021
Closes 26 November 2021

Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery NZ

ECE centre details

Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 47869
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Physical address:
191 Roslyn Road, Levin

Postal Address:
P O Box 539, Paraparaumu 5254